June 4, 1924 – December 10, 2010
LaDonna Janzen beloved wife of Daniel Janzen, passed away on December 10, 2010 at the age of 86 years.
Born in 1924 in Arrowwood, Alberta, LaDonna grew up and attended school there. After finishing grade school, she attended Briercrest Bible College in Caronport, Saskatchewan. She then attended secretarial school in Calgary. After returning to Arrowwood she met Daniel Janzen who was working at the Bank of Nova Scotia. They married December 8, 1951 at her parent’s home by Rev. Wm. J. Laing. Dan’s career with the bank took them to a number of towns in the interior of British Columbia. Brian was born in Prince George in 1956 and Grant in Salmon Arm in 1959. The family moved to Edmonton in 1960 and finally settled in Calgary in 1967. In Calgary, LaDonna became an active member of Brentview Baptist Church and was involved in a number of ministries there.
LaDonna is survived by her loving husband Daniel Janzen, sons Brian (Loeke) and Grant (Leslie) and grandchildren Jennifer, Elizabeth, Stuart and Heather. She is also survived by her brothers Verlyn (Marie) Culp, Russell Junior (Medora) Culp, Beuford (Fayth) Culp, brother-in-law Eugene Burriss and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her sister Geneva Burriss.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, December 17, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. Private Family Graveside Service to follow. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319, www.theseed.ca.
In living memory of LaDonna Janzen, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences